The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #76884   Message #1367797
Posted By: sixtieschick
31-Dec-04 - 12:45 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Hallelujah I'm a Bum
Subject: RE: Origins: Hallelujah I'm a Bum
Cool, huh? I learned it from my father, who would sing it off-key and with great gusto. I'm convinced he loved it so much because he worked so hard. It's inspiring to read that others learned the song from parents or grandparents, and are equally fond of it for that reason.